WOSU News Archives For: April 10, 2008

Franklin County Judge Places a Hold on Battle Over Tobacco Money

12:00AM
April
10, 2008

A judge has frozen the fight between the state’s top elected officials and a tobacco prevention foundation over how best to use money originally designated to prevent smoking.

Ohio House Finalizes Energy Plan

12:00AM
April
10, 2008

The Ohio House has finalized along-awaited energy plan to restructure the electricity industry and increase renewable energy investments in the state.

OSU cuts summer edition of student newspaper

12:00AM
April
10, 2008

Many commercial newspapers have, over the last decade, seen significant declines in circulation and advertising dollars. Insiders say newer technologies like the Internet and podcasts have shaped a generation not as keen on getting their news from newspapers. After years of going against that trend, many college papers are now struggling with the same issues as their commercial counterparts.

DNA links North Carolina man to 1991 murder case

12:00AM
April
10, 2008

Investigators recently made a breakthrough in a 17-year-old rape and murder case. A former Ohio resident was arrested on charges related to the 1991 death of a 15-year-old Columbus teenager.